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Education and Training Programs

BC Housing offers several educational programs like SkillsPlus, Education Awards program, and our Student Tenant Employment program (STEP). We also provide funding for select scholarships at post-secondary institutions, for students interested in those areas.

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eLearning - Asbestos Training

Learn the fundamentals of asbestos management with our free eLearning course including asbestos properties, exposure to asbestos and WorkSafeBC regulations.

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eLearning - Fire Safety Training

This free online training helps non-profit partners learn about elements of fire safety including legislated requirements, Fire Safety Plans, maintenance requirements and more.

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Indigenous Education and Training

BC Housing funds several scholarships, grants and trainings for people of Indigenous descent.

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Learning Centre

Our new learning platform offers a wide range of education and CPD opportunities for builders and others in the housing sector.

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SkillsPlus

SkillsPlus is a property maintenance skills training program currently offered to all provincially-funded, non-profit housing providers.

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Student Tenant Employment Program

The Student Tenant Employment Program (STEP) offers employment training for youth living in BC Housing directly managed properties.

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Social Housing Management

The self-paced, part-time or full-time certificate program is designed for staff, managers, and volunteers engaged in social housing operations or development.